July 11, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

In the Know

In the Know

Scarborough Fire Department receives grant

Last week the Scarborough Fire Department received official notification that it has been awarded a $250,100 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Assistance to Firefighters Grant program.  More...

Letters

Be wary of allowing more cell phone towers in town

To the editor:   Just when you thought your home was your haven, the Scarborough Town Council is getting ready to plop a big ol’ cell phone tower in your backyard. More...

Ideas offered for Scarborough school system savings

To the editor:   I am writing you about an article in the June 27 edition of the Scarborough Leader. More...

Citizens, students deserve quality schools

To the editor:   As school board members, we are elected to be agents of the state of Maine. Our authority is derived from the state Legislature.  More...

Recent spending spurs residents to action

Citizens form group to monitor ‘tax structure’ and promote discussion

As many Scarborough residents schedule vacations this summer, one group of residents is going to use the next few months delving into how the town spends money.  The group, Scarborough Maine Advocates for Reasonable Taxes (SMART), is made up of More...

In the News

Pine Point parade

Pine Point Fourth of July Parade grand marshal Bill Gillis holds an American flag as he is driven along King Street last Friday. More...

Police Notes

June 12  Tyler R. Strout, 21, of Surrey Lane in Scarborough, was issued a summons during a motor vehicle stop at 2:18 p.m. More...

New ranks

Students recently earned new ranks at Villari’s Self-Defense Center in Scarborough. Front, from left, are Jacob Pelton, Emma Blanchette, Jacob Ducey, Lucas Renaud and Ryan Maxell. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Leader accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@scarboroughleader.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...